Film, Video Sarah Bernhardt addresses crowd in Prospect Park, Brooklyn, 1917
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- Sarah Bernhardt addresses crowd in Prospect Park, Brooklyn, 1917
- On July 4, 1917, French actress Sarah Bernhardt speaks in Prospect Park, Brooklyn, N.Y., on behalf of French-American cooperation in the war effort. Addressing more than 50,000 people gathered around a decorated music platform, Mme. Bernhardt stands and speaks from an open touring car parked in front of the platform. Medium close shot of Mme. Bernhardt speaking and gesturing, with man who may be her personal physician, Dr. Felix Marot, and woman who is probably her secretary and translator, Miss Elizabeth Ormsby, seated in car.
- Contributor Names
- Bernhardt, Sarah, 1844-1923.
- Marot, Felix.
- Ormsby, Elizabeth.
- Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
- Created / Published
- United States : [s.n.], 1917.
- Subject Headings
- - Bernhardt, Sarah,--1844-1923
- - Fourth of July orations
- - World War, 1914-1918--United States--Public opinion
- - Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)--Parks--Prospect Park
- - Prospect Park (New York, N.Y.)
- Documentary films
- Nonfiction films
- Short films
- - Copyright: no reg.
- - Duration: 0:10 at 14 fps.
- - Appearing: Dr. Felix Marot, Elizabeth Ormsby, Sarah Bernhardt.
- - Sources used: P&P portrait file; Castelot, André. Ensorcelante Sarah Bernhardt. 1973:
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
- - National Park Service acquired from Roosevelt Memorial Association.
- - Received: 5/1968 from USDA; ref print and dupe neg; preservation; Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection.
- 1 reel of 1 (4 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. ref print.
- 1 reel of 1 (4 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. dup neg.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- FAB 0984 (ref print)
- FRA 5958 (dupe neg)
- Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
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- Library of Congress Control Number
- Online Format
- LCCN Permalink
- Additional Metadata Formats
- MARCXML Record
- MODS Record
- Dublin Core Record
Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection (Library of Congress)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Fourth of July Orations
Prospect Park (New York, N.Y.)
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Chicago citation style:
Bernhardt, Sarah, Felix Marot, Elizabeth Ormsby, and Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection. Sarah Bernhardt addresses crowd in Prospect Park, Brooklyn, 1917. [United States: s.n, 1917] Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/mp76000157/. (Accessed January 17, 2017.)
APA citation style:
Bernhardt, S., Marot, F., Ormsby, E. & Theodore Roosevelt Association Collection. (1917) Sarah Bernhardt addresses crowd in Prospect Park, Brooklyn, 1917. [United States: s.n] [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/mp76000157/.
MLA citation style:
Bernhardt, Sarah, et al. Sarah Bernhardt addresses crowd in Prospect Park, Brooklyn, 1917. [United States: s.n, 1917] Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/mp76000157/>.